| Jul 31, 2010
After years of painstaking studies, millions of dollars and one failed federal application for nighttime flight restrictions, Bob Hope Airport officials are turning to Congress.
Last month, the three congressmen whose districts are most affected by...
| Aug 4, 2010
Passenger traffic at Bob Hope Airport was down 2.4% in June compared with the previous year, dragging the year-to-date figure down by more than 3%, airport records show.
Last year, the number of passengers fell to 4.6 million, the lowest in eight years,...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 1:34 PM
The Bob Hope Airport could gain back some of the 1.4 million travelers lost since the start of the recession by hosting direct flights to more hubs east of the Rocky Mountains, and by convincing San Fernando Valley and high-desert residents to use the...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 3:09 PM
Reps. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) and Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks) have been raising alarms about potential new hostilities in Nagorno-Karabakh, a disputed region on the border of Armenia and Azerbaijan where violence erupted for years after the fall of...
| May 10, 2011
| 4:03 PM
Officials are preparing for a major public outreach effort to sell Burbank residents on a new passenger terminal at Bob Hope Airport and the development of 59 acres that once belonged to Lockheed Martin.
The effort comes as a 2005 development “...
| Nov 30, 2010
| 5:32 PM
Valorie Kurtz knew when she bought her home 15 years ago that she would be sleeping under the flight path from Bob Hope Airport.
But living with the noise was still an adjustment. Outdoors, she said, people simply stop talking when a jet engine roars...
| Jan 8, 2011
| 12:20 AM
A draft report from the Federal Aviation Administration has bared the long-standing safety issue of Bob Hope Airport's passenger terminal and its proximity to the runway.
Federal aviation officials have long held that the terminal is too close to the...
| Jan 19, 2011
Bob Hope Airport revenue figures for last year flatlined as the number of passengers using the airfield continued to drop.
Operating revenues went from $49.4 million in 2009 to $46.4 million in 2010 — a drop of 6.14%, according to a report to...